Foods to Eat, Post-Christmas

While we don’t subscribe to the idea that you need to eat certain things to get rid of toxins in your body (that’s what your liver and kidneys are there for, you don’t need a special diet!), we do believe that the body needs to replenish certain things in order …

Are You Applying Your Skincare in the Correct Order?

Every man and their dog knows the old adage “cleanse, tone, moisturise”, but these days most of us has a skin routine which includes more than just these three basic products. So, if you’re using serums, sunscreens, and any number of other products on your face, do you know the …

How Often Should I…?

When you consider the fact that a ‘beauty routine’ isn’t just cleanse, tone, moisturise, but also all the other stuff like washing your hair, filing your nails, using an exfoliator and everything else in between, it’s easy to feel bamboozled.” What should be part of my routine, and how often …

How to have happy winter hands

While we try to make sure we wear gloves and dry our hands thoroughly when they are wet, life is busy and quite often our digits just don’t get the love they deserve. The problem with skipping basic hand care is that is can lead to cracked skin, sore knuckles …

Love Your Skin the Botanical Way

From luscious lavender, to restorative rosehip, there’s a whole world of skin loving botanicals out there, which could change your beauty routine forever. While we always recommend using the essential cleanse, tone and moisturise regime, adding a smoothing, plumping, healing extra from the hedgerows, could be a total game changer …

Our In-Flight Skin Saviours

If you’re lucky enough to be jetting off somewhere for a post-summer break, you may be worried about the effect that flying will have on our skin. There’s nothing worse than getting off of the plane in your exotic destination only to be plagued by dry skin and pimples from …

Creating a Winter Skincare Survival Kit

Whatever your skin type, winter is pretty much the toughest season for skin. The cold, wet weather, the central heating, the lack of sunlight and the tendency to hibernate indoors can all play havoc with your complexion. We thought we’d have a think about the most common skin issues to …

Why Salt Could Be Good For You After All

We are so used to being told to hold the salt because it is bad for our health, that is exactly what we do. But, stop, maybe it isn’t as evil as we have been led to believe.  While we agree that adding too much salt to our food can …

Dealing With Acne in Autumn and Winter

Something which seems to be really common with acne sufferers is that their skin is actually much better during the Spring and Summer than it is in Autumn and Winter. This is usually to do with a number of factors, such as the fact that sun exposure seems to help …

Which Colour Correcting Concealer Do I Need?

If you’ve ever spent any time near a beauty counter or make-up concession, you’ll know that there are all different types of products for making your skin look great, from primers to foundations to BB creams to concealers. You may also have noticed that there are a whole range of …